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Re: [whatwg] A plea to Hixie to adopt <main>

From: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 14 Dec 2012 13:03:43 +0000
Message-ID: <CA+ri+V=W6P2EPvzKQB7NQD7YXgjL5RQgKfbWJoGuit7q8L6m8w@mail.gmail.com>
To: whatwg <whatwg@whatwg.org>
Hi Cory,

> I don't know if this is relevant at all, but according to the spec
> (section 4.4.1), "The body element represents the main content of the
> document." What would you say is the relation between this use of the
> term "main" and your use of the term here? Might it perhaps be more
> accurate to state, "The body element represents the *entire* content
> of the document" (or something like that). I don't really know -- just
> asking.

I filed a bug about this recently:

with regards

Steve Faulkner
Received on Friday, 14 December 2012 13:04:52 UTC

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